Ro (kana)

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ro
transliterationro
hiragana origin
katakana origin
spelling kanaローマのロ Rōma no "ro"
unicodeU+308D, U+30ED
braille⠚

, in hiragana, or in katakana, (romanised as ro) is one of the Japanese kana, each of which represents one mora. The hiragana is written in one stroke, katakana in three. Both represent [ɾo] (About this soundlisten) and both originate from the Chinese character 呂. The Ainu language uses a small ㇿ to represent a final r sound after an o sound (オㇿ or).

Form Rōmaji Hiragana Katakana
Normal r-
(ら行 ra-gyō)
Ro
Rou
Roo
, roh
ろう
ろお
ろー
ロウ
ロオ
ロー

Stroke order[edit]

Stroke order in writing ろ
Stroke order in writing ろ
Stroke order in writing ロ
Stroke order in writing ロ
Stroke order in writing ろ
Stroke order in writing ロ

Other communicative representations[edit]

Japanese radiotelephony alphabet Wabun code
ローマのロ
Rōma no "Ro"
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Japanese Semaphore Basic Stroke 7.svgJapanese Semaphore Basic Stroke 8.svg

⠚
Japanese Navy Signal Flag Japanese semaphore Japanese manual syllabary (fingerspelling) Braille dots-245
Japanese Braille
  • Full Braille representation
ろ / ロ in Japanese Braille
ろ / ロ
ro
ろう / ロー
Other kana based on Braille
りょ / リョ
ryo
りょう / リョー
ryō
⠚ (braille pattern dots-245) ⠚ (braille pattern dots-245)⠒ (braille pattern dots-25) ⠈ (braille pattern dots-4)⠚ (braille pattern dots-245) ⠈ (braille pattern dots-4)⠚ (braille pattern dots-245)⠒ (braille pattern dots-25)
Character information
Preview
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER RO KATAKANA LETTER RO HALFWIDTH KATAKANA LETTER RO KATAKANA LETTER SMALL RO CIRCLED KATAKANA RO
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 12429 U+308D 12525 U+30ED 65435 U+FF9B 12799 U+31FF 13050 U+32FA
UTF-8 227 130 141 E3 82 8D 227 131 173 E3 83 AD 239 190 155 EF BE 9B 227 135 191 E3 87 BF 227 139 186 E3 8B BA
Numeric character reference ろ ろ ロ ロ ロ ロ ㇿ ㇿ ㋺ ㋺
Shift JIS (plain)[1] 130 235 82 EB 131 141 83 8D 219 DB
Shift JIS-2004[2] 130 235 82 EB 131 141 83 8D 219 DB 131 252 83 FC
EUC-JP (plain)[3] 164 237 A4 ED 165 237 A5 ED 142 219 8E DB
EUC-JIS-2004[4] 164 237 A4 ED 165 237 A5 ED 142 219 8E DB 166 254 A6 FE
GB 18030[5] 164 237 A4 ED 165 237 A5 ED 132 49 155 53 84 31 9B 35 129 57 189 57 81 39 BD 39
EUC-KR[6] / UHC[7] 170 237 AA ED 171 237 AB ED
Big5 (non-ETEN kana)[8] 198 241 C6 F1 199 167 C7 A7
Big5 (ETEN / HKSCS)[9] 199 116 C7 74 199 233 C7 E9

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Unicode Consortium (2015-12-02) [1994-03-08]. "Shift-JIS to Unicode".
  2. ^ Project X0213 (2009-05-03). "Shift_JIS-2004 (JIS X 0213:2004 Appendix 1) vs Unicode mapping table".
  3. ^ Unicode Consortium; IBM. "EUC-JP-2007". International Components for Unicode.
  4. ^ Project X0213 (2009-05-03). "EUC-JIS-2004 (JIS X 0213:2004 Appendix 3) vs Unicode mapping table".
  5. ^ Standardization Administration of China (SAC) (2005-11-18). GB 18030-2005: Information Technology—Chinese coded character set.
  6. ^ Unicode Consortium; IBM. "IBM-970". International Components for Unicode.
  7. ^ Steele, Shawn (2000). "cp949 to Unicode table". Microsoft / Unicode Consortium.
  8. ^ Unicode Consortium (2015-12-02) [1994-02-11]. "BIG5 to Unicode table (complete)".
  9. ^ van Kesteren, Anne. "big5". Encoding Standard. WHATWG.